Service Week

UMSI Service Week is a week-long event dedicated to service in the local community. The entire UMSI community is invited to engage with the community by working on identified service projects throughout the week in non-profit organizations around the Ann Arbor area. These projects levy a wide range of skills from the UMSI community, from painting and archiving to cleaning and quick usability analysis.

For students

Where: Various locations in the Ann Arbor, Ypsilanti and Detroit communities

When: November 6-11, 2017

Eligibility: All current UMSI students are encouraged to participate

Cost: Free to participate

How to Apply: Check iTrack, our newsletters and your email for updates about when to sign up for Service Week 2017. You may sign up to volunteer for the following roles:

Role 1: Planning Committee Member

  • Planning and logistics associated with the event
  • Inviting organizations around Ann Arbor and Ypsilanti to participate in UMSI Service as a host site
  • Serving as a liaison between partner organizations and Site Leaders to communicate service needs
  • Identifying and inviting a keynote speaker for the day of the event

Role 2: Site Leader

  • Coordinating a team of students, faculty, and staff at one particular location for the entire Service Day, including organizing transportation and understanding and communicating project needs
  • Serving as a point person and team leader between a partner organization and UMSI teams

Role 3: Participant

  • Sign up to participate at a time that works for you.

Additional Information: 

Partner Organizations in the Past:

Contact:  For more details, please contact umsi.serviceweek@umich.edu 

For organizations

Where: Various locations in the Ann Arbor, Ypsilanti and Detroit communities

When: November 6-11, 2017

Eligibility: All interested individuals or organizations are welcome to participate

Cost: Free to participate.

How to Apply: Contact umsi.engagement@umich.edu to be added to our contact list.

For more details, please contact umsi.serviceweek@umich.edu. Submissions for 2017 are closed. Please complete this form if the project is information-related and could be completed through another UMSI program.

Additional Information:

Partner Organizations in the Past:

Contact: For more details, please contact umsi.serviceweek@umich.edu 

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